IlCompetition is a language and culture contest which aims to enhance students' knowledge of modern foriegn languages. Around 27,000 students throughout Sweden entered the competition.
In order to reach the final, each team needed first to qualify, and then win one of the seven regional finals held around Sweden.
The winning team in Spanish was comprised of Sofia Gulchak and Paula Westling from IES Lund. The Spanish team from Lund also won following the drama of a tie-breaker, consigning IES Liljeholmen to an honourable second-place finish. This is the second time in three years that IES Lund have won the Spanish contest, and prizes including a trip to Spain. Paula said: “We were pleasantly surprised and extremely happy when we won. Since Spanish is a language that is widely spoken around the world we believe that the knowledge we gained during the competition will be useful in the future, for traveling or working abroad for example"
We proudly congratulate our students!